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A Guide To Deconstructing The Battery Hype Cycle

A Guide To Deconstructing The Battery Hype Cycle

“The storage battery is, in my opinion, a catchpenny, a sensation, a mechanism for swindling the public by stock companies.” – Thomas Edison, 1883 When American inventor Thomas Edison made this statement, he was working on the nickel-iron battery. It became the backbone of the electric vehicle fleet of the…

Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla

Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla was a legendary futurist before the term futurist even existed. He made all kinds of predictions about the way that world would and should operate — some of them accurate, and some of them controversial. And guess what? It’s his birthday!